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Amazon Patents Gesture-Controlled Drones For Quick Delivery

This isn't exactly completely new; Amazon had filed a similar patent in 2014, and this appears to be a new take on the same idea. Some gestures would also i...


Judge grants search warrant for Cambridge Analytica offices

They are seeking access to the company's records amid claims it used illegally acquired data from Facebook to influence political campaigns. A High Court ju...


Toyota shows us inside the all-new Auris

Hybrid FFV has the potential to drastically reduce total Carbon dioxide emissions as it is built on Toyota's hybrid system that has high energy efficiency and l...


Japanese Regulators Set to Warn Binance to Halt Operations: Nikkei

The move to Malta comes as the country aims to become the "global trailblazers in the regulation of blockchain-based businesses and the jurisdiction of qualit...


The Senate Just Passed A Pretty Controversial Sex Trafficking Bill

President Trump is expected to sign the bill into law. The proposal - which includes provisions from the Senate's Stop Enabling Sex Traffickers Act (SESTA) - ...


Tencent shares set to open down 7.8 percent after Naspers' selldown

Shares fell as much as 7.8% to HK$405 in early trade. Tencent has grown to become one of the most valuable companies in the world and the largest social med...


McDonald's to promote renewables in efforts to cut Carbon dioxide emissions

At this current price, shareholders may be asking a different question - should I sell? Renaissance Tech Limited Liability Corp holds 0.04% in McDonald's Corp...


Crude oil is surging, but I'm not buying just yet

West Texas Intermediate crude for May delivery dropped 87 cents to settle at $64.30 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange. Brent crude, the global be...


Britain's post-Brexit blue passport to be made by European Union firm

The current burgundy document is made by De La Rue in northern England whose CEO said the firm lost the tender for the new version after being undercut on price...


Bank of England holds rates, but May a done deal

Furthermore, many USA corporations are concerned with the prospect of paying higher interest rates on loans as well as having to contend with a possible stock m...


How major U.S. stock indexes fared Wednesday

The Dow and S&P 500 are in negative territory for 2018. Following the tariff announcement, shares of Boeing and Caterpillar , two USA multinationals ...


Craiglist blocks personal ads to protest anti sex-trafficking law

Congress passed a law this week which will make website owners like Craigslist liable for illegal activity linked to their sites, and Craigslist isn't t...


Winter storm watch issued for weekend

Before the storm, New York City had only 27 inches of snow recorded for the season. Where it occurs in significant amounts, this will be a moisture-laden heav...


Saudi Arabia opens airspace for commercial flight to Israel

It will operate every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday. Despite the flight being picked up by aircraft trackers, Riyadh has yet to comment on the new route since ...


Elon Musk deletes Tesla and SpaceX Facebook pages in protest

The Tesla and SpaceX Facebook pages have vanished, minutes after Elon Musk - the CEO of both companies - said that he had never seen the SpaceX Face...


Dollar, shares buffeted by trade war worries

In its first policy meeting under new Fed chief Jerome Powell , the USA central bank indicated that inflation should finally move higher after years below it...


Video Of Uber's Self-Driving Car Killing Pedestrian Released

The 49-year-old Herzberg is believed to be the first pedestrian death by an autonomous vehicle . Before Uber began testing self-driving vehicle in Arizona...


Customers Looking For Big Discounts As Toys 'R' Us Begins Liquidation Sale

It's heartbreaking, because this store is like an institution". The store closure isn't quite sinking in yet for her 5-year-old son, Luke. "I think it's t...


Woman bumped from overbooked United flight walks away with $10K

In the case of an oversold flight, airlines will kick off the lowest fare passenger, unless there is a volunteer. Unfortunately for Preiss, she was the one remo...


Zuck 'open' to testify, calls for regulation

In 2007, we launched the Facebook Platform with the vision that more apps should be social. To do this, we enabled people to log into apps and share who t...